Dhyan Sreenivasan

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Dhyan Sreenivasan
Native name ധ്യാൻ ശ്രീനിവാസൻ
Born (1988-12-20) December 20, 1988 (age 29)[citation needed]
Thalassery, Kerala
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor
Years active 2013 - Present
Spouse(s) Arpita Sebastian[1]
(m. 2017–Present)
Parent(s) Sreenivasan, Vimala
Relatives Vineeth Sreenivasan (Brother)

Dhyan Sreenivasan is an Indian film actor known for his Malayalam films. He made his debut in 2013 with Thira, directed by his elder brother Vineeth Sreenivasan.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Dhyan is the younger son of noted Malayalam screenwriter and actor Sreenivasan and Vimala.[3] His brother Vineeth Sreenivasan is a singer, actor and director who also works in Malayalam cinema. Dhyan married Arpita Sebastian on 7 April 2017.[4] [5]

Career[edit]

After dropping out of his engineering course, Dhyan joined a visual communication course because of his wish to work in cinema. According to some of his interviews, Dhyan states his brother Vineeth Sreenivasan watched a short film which Dhyan directed and acted in, and offered him a role in Thira. In the film he co-starred with two-time National Award winning actress Shobana.[2] His performance in the film was generally well received by critics and audience.[6][7]

Filmography[edit]

As Actor[edit]

Year Film Role Co-Stars Director Notes
2013 Thira Naveen Shobana Vineeth Sreenivasan
2015 Kunjiramayanam Lalu Vineeth Sreenivasan, Aju Varghese, Neeraj Madhav, Sneha Unnikrishnan Basil Joseph
2015 Adi Kapyare Koottamani Bhanu Prasad Namitha Pramod, Aju Varghese, Neeraj Madhav John Varghese
2016 Ore Mugham Zachariah Aju Varghese, Gayathri Suresh, Prayaga Martin, Jewel Mary Sajith Jagannadan
2017 Goodalochana Varun Mamta Mohandas,Niranjana Anoop, Aju Varghese Thomas Sebastian
2017 Sachin Sachin Aju Varghese, Renji Panicker, Anna Rajan, Nikki Galrani Santhosh Nair Post Production
TBA Cliche Pranaya Kadha Son Sreenivasan Rajesh Pre production
TBA Adi Kapyare Koottamani 2 Bhanu Prasad Namitha Pramod, Aju Varghese, Neeraj Madhav John Varghese Announced

As Director[edit]

Year Film Co-Stars Notes
2018 Love Action Drama Nivin Pauly, Nayanthara, Urvasi

Awards[edit]

Year Ceremony Category Result
2014 South Indian International Movie Awards SIIMA Award for Best Debutant(Male)-Malayalam Nominated
Filmfare Awards South Best Debut Nominated
Asianet Film Awards New face of the year (Male)[8] Won
Vanitha Film Awards 2014 Best Debut Won
Exo-Amritha Films awards Best Debut(MALE) Won
Ramu karyat awards Debutant Male Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://english.manoramaonline.com/entertainment/entertainment-news/2017/04/07/dhyan-sreenivasan-gets-married-to-arpita.html
  2. ^ a b I am still not able to look at Vineeth as a director : Dhyan Sreenivasan – The Times of India. Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com (9 October 2013). Retrieved on 2 May 2014.
  3. ^ Sreenivasan's son Dhyan Sreenivasan as hero. Nowrunning.com (12 March 2013). Retrieved on 2 May 2014.
  4. ^ "Dhyan Sreenivasan Engagement Photos". Kerala Wedding Trends. 2017-04-03. Retrieved 2017-04-04. 
  5. ^ Dhyan Sreenivasan Marriage with Arpita Sebastian
  6. ^ Thira Movie Review: A Must Watch – Oneindia Entertainment. Entertainment.oneindia.in (14 November 2013). Retrieved on 2 May 2014.
  7. ^ Movie Review : Thira. Sify.com. Retrieved on 2 May 2014.
  8. ^ 16th Ujala Asianet Film Awards 2014 – Winners List. Metromatinee.com (11 January 2014). Retrieved on 2 May 2014.